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Catholic Newman Center

University of Houston

4805 Calhoun Road
Houston, TX 77004
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Phone: 713-748-2529
Fax: 713-748-8412

Student Population:
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The Catholic Community invites all UH students, staff and faculty to all our events, and to participate at the level you are comfortable.  While we offer a variety of programs and groups, our real strength is the rich diversity of people who come together to make our community.  We come from many different nations and from cities and towns across the United States.  While hope that you will feel comfortable and always among friends.  We look forward to meeting you!  Be sure to browse through some of the links in the navigation bar to get to know us better.

Mission Statement

As part of the evangelistic mission of the Church, the Catholic Newman Center serves the Catholic Campus community at the University of Houston through liturgy, fellowship, prayer and education.  As a welcoming faith community we offer service and leadership education and experience, spiritual guidance, pastoral care, faith development and education, and recreational and social opportunities, forming people for their active roles as laypersons, religious and priests in the Church and in the world. 

Contact            ~             Our office number is (713) 748 - 2529

Fr. Charles Johnson, O.P., is our Director.  He oversees all the programs and events at the Catholic Newman Center.  To contact him e-mail at 

Claire McMullin is our Campus Minister.  To contact her e-mail at  

Catholic Center

The University of Houston Catholic Newman Center is located on the corner of Calhoun Rd. and University Drive, across from the Recreation and Wellness Center. Our address is:

4805 Calhoun Road
Houston, Texas 77004-2611
(713) 748 - 2529

See map: (Google Maps, Mapquest, Yahoo Maps)

A.D. Bruce Religion Center

The A.D. Bruce Religion Center is located between the Quad Residence Halls and the Roy Cullen Building (access through Entrance #13).  Although Entrance 13 is a staff lot, parking there is permitted on Sundays.

See entrance 13 on Google Street View

A.D. Bruce Religion Center
Cullen Blvd. Entrance # 13
University of Houston
Houston, Texas 77204-3050
(713) 743 - 5050

See map: (UH, Google Maps)


Mass Times

Daily Mass (as of Oct. 20)


12 NOON @ UH Catholic Newman Center


12 NOON @ A. D. Bruce Religion Center


12 NOON @ UH Catholic Newman Center  

Sunday Mass

Sunday Mass is offered year~round at 10:45 AM at the A.D. Bruce Religion Center.  Certain services may be moved to the UH Catholic Newman Center.   

Solemnities, Feasts, and Other Holy Days

The Mass times for Solemnities, Feasts, and other Holy Days can be found on the main calendar.

Adoration Times

Prayer in front of the Tabernacle of the Blessed Sacrament avaialble in our Newman Center chapel during office hours.

Come Encounter Christ: Adoration with praise and worship available on Tuesday evenings 7-8:30pm during fall and spring semesters

Confession Times


11:00am-11:50am @ UH Newman Center Garden


2:30pm-4:45pm @ AD Bruce Religion Center - CSO Office Lounge


11:00am-11:50am @ UH Newman Center Garden


Or by Appointment with Fr. Charles Johnson, O.P., at


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